Short description of INCDMRR

INCDMRR Bucharest  is one of the Romanian leading of technology providers, specialized in: mining, geomining, geomechanics, mineral processing, extractive metallurgy, wastewater decontamination, site rehabilitation and environment engineering.


  • founded:  1966
  • actual employees: 100
  • actual location: Bucharest (headquarters), Magurele – Ilfov county (research facility) and  Merisani – Arges county (Pilot station)
  • capital account(2005):


  • mineral resources evaluation
  • competitive technologies for processing rare, radioactive and precious metals ores
  • technological flowsheets for the separation, concentration and purification of rare, radioactive and noble metals
  • geominig / geomechanical research in lab and in situ for natural mineral resources exploitation
  • stability computation for mining structures, numerical modelling
  • technologies for waste treatment, environmental protection and ecological restoration of  the areas affected by ores processing
  • engineering studies, projects and technical assistance
  • innovation and technologies transfer
  • training / specialization
  • technical journal for mineral resources


  • more than 3000 technical reports, engineering work and projects
  • 58 letters patents
  • more than 200 papers presented to congresses or published in scientific journals
  • uranium mine projects in Romania
  • radioactive mineral ore dressing plant situated also at Feldioara – Romania
  • titanium – zirconium mineral preparation plant of Chituc – Romania
  • pilot plants at Merisani, Glogova, Feldioara – Romania
  • environmental protection and site restoration projects in Romania
  • radioactive waste water treatment plants

technical assistance and co-operation in Algeria, Egypt, Zaire, Syria, Burundi, Morocco, Chile, Tanzania

INCDMRR Bucharest evolution is characterized by a continuous development of the competence in the field of rare metals and mineral resources exploitation.

The emphasize was always on the development of the best solutions concerning the mineral resources extraction and processing to recover the raw materials and to obtain the maximum economic benefits taking into account the environment protection.


The organizational structure

Headquarters and Branches

Magurele Scientific Research Department

address: 48, Șoseaua de Centură Street, 077125 Magurele, Ilfov, ROMANIA

phone: +40 21 3690467 / +40 21 3152341

fax: +40 21 3690466/ +40 21 3131258

email: icpmrr@icpmrr.ro

guidance: The laboratories centre of INCDMRR is situated on the Bucharest ring road, 15 km from A1 motorway and 25 km from A2 motorway (Sun’s Motorway)


address: 48 centura Road, Măgurele, Ilfov County, ROMANIA

phone: +40 21 3152341 int. 122

fax: +40 21 3131258

E-mail: cit_centirem@icpmrr.ro

Managerial Team

Scientific Council

Scientific Council








Administration Council

Quality Management

A process-oriented quality management system, in accordance with ISO 9001-2000 supports INCDMRR Bucharest research and development activities. The applicative research activities are also performed in respect of the quality requirements, job safety and other specific regulations (e.g. environment protection, radioprotection, etc.).


CNCAN atestates for the activities developing in nuclear domain:

  • Quality politics statement (Romanian)

  • Enviroment protection politics statement(Romanian)

  • Security information politics statement (Romanian)

  • INCDMRR management commitment in the domains of quality and environment protection

Security structure

Security structure, classified archive, INFOSEC

This compartment assures the implementation of legal provisions concerning the classified information protection according to the law enforced:

  • Law no. 182/2002 concerning the classified information protection;

  • Government Decision HG no. 585/2002, for the Approval of the National Standards for the classified information protection in Romania;

  • Government Decision HG no. 781/2002 concerning the work secret information protection;

  • Other government decisions and law in the field.



  • The Romanian Employer’s Organization from Research and Project- P.R.C.P.-
  • Romanian Association of Innovation and Technology Transfer – ARoTT


  • National Partners selection
  • Ministry of Economy and Trade, Romania;
  • ANCS; Romania;
  • University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania;
  • National Agency for Atomic Energy, Bucharest, Romania;
  • National Company of Uranium, Bucharest, Romania;
  • INCDT Bucharest Romania;
  • GeoEcoMar Bucharest Romania;
  • University of Bucharest, Romania -Faculty of Geology and Geophysiscs;
  • Geological Institute of Romania;
  • National Research and Development Institute for Non-Ferrous and Rare Metals;
  • ICPE SA Bucharest, Romania;
  • University of Petroșani, Romania;
  • Technical University of  Cluj –Napoca, Romania.
  • Dames and Moore (GB);
  • Gesellschaft für Anlagen- und Reaktorsicherheit GRS mbH (Ger)
  • Institute of Occupational Safety from Ljubljana NURI (Sl);
  • “Frédéric Joliot-Curie” National Research Institute for Radiobiology  and Radiohygiene NRIRR (Hu);
  • Nuclear Research Institute ZVD (Cz);
  • Ghent University (B);
  • Central Mining Institute from Katovice(Pl);
  • Karlsruhe University UKARL (Ger),
  • Federal Institute for Material Research and Testing BAM (Ger),
  • Bauhaus University Weimar UWEIM (Ger),
  • University of Leeds ULEE (UK),
  • Finnish Environmental Institute FEA  (Fin),
  • University of Miskolc UMISK (Hu),

Technological transfer beneficiaries:

Compania Nationala a Uraniului S.A. si sucursalele sale (Feldioara, Suceava, Banat, Bihor), Societatea Nationala a Sarii S.A., Radioactiv Mineral S.A., Ministerul Economiei si Comertului, CONVERSMIN S.A., MINVEST Deva, TRANSGOLD S.A., TRAFIGURA BEHîR Amsterdam, PROSIDEX SRL, COMEBU Burundi, POWER ENERGY S.A, S.N. Nuclearelectrica S.A. Piteoti, INCD-IFIN-HH, Electrocentrale Deva, CONVEX Constanta, GEOLEX Miercurea Ciuc, MINBUCOVINA S.A., GEOASSET SRL, MOLDOMIN S.A. etc.